The Global Health Policy Department of the University of Tokyo is pleased to announce the second year of the Global Health Entrepreneurship (GHE) Program, a hands-on, workshop-based program for those with a passion for global health. As a part of the University of Tokyo’s EDGE Program (sponsored by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Education) to foster social entrepreneurship through innovative teaching methods, the GHE Program takes leadership education to a new level by emphasizing [...]
The Department of Global Health Policy’s data visualisation tool MeditechFinder is online. The interactive website highlights health challenges and research priorities in Japan and global tobacco use trends and projections. Burden of disease and research funding in Japan is charted with disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs), years of life lost (YLLs) and years lived with disability (YLDs), and corresponding projects and funding using estimates obtained in collaboration with the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME). The tobacco control visualization displays the [...]
On Friday, July 10th 2015 Dr. Ranga, former Harvard School of Public Health Takemi Fellow, will give a seminar entitled “Social Entrepreneurship in Renewable Energy” on his innovative work contributing to the public role of lighting through solar-powered lamps. The Department of Global Health Policy is pleased to host this seminar at The University of Tokyo Faculty of Medicine Building 3 Room N507.
Date: Friday, July 10th 2015
Time: 10:00 – 12:00
Venue: Seminar Room N507, Medical School Building 3, University of Tokyo